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Mel Gibson directed this biopic about World War II Army medic Desmond Doss (played here by Andrew Garfield). A conscientious objector who refused to take a life or even carry a weapon, Doss was eventually awarded the Medal of Honor for saving the lives of 75 soldiers on the battlefields of Okinawa. Hugo Weaving, Teresa Palmer, Vince Vaughn, and Sam Worthington co-star in Gibson's return to the director's seat. ~ Daniel Gelb, Rovi

  • Release date:November 4, 2016

Awards

Awarded by
Nominee
Category
Year
Status
Hollywood Foreign Press Association Mel Gibson Best Director 2016 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Mel Gibson Best Director 2016 Nominee
British Academy of Film and Television Arts Robert Schenkkan Best Adapted Screenplay 2016 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Bill Mechanic Best Picture 2016 Nominee
British Academy of Film and Television Arts John Gilbert Best Editing 2016 Winner
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences John Gilbert Best Editing 2016 Winner
British Academy of Film and Television Arts John Gilbert Best Editing 2016 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences John Gilbert Best Editing 2016 Nominee
British Academy of Film and Television Arts Andrew Knight Best Adapted Screenplay 2016 Nominee
Screen Actors Guild Andrew Garfield Best Actor 2016 Nominee
British Academy of Film and Television Arts Andrew Garfield Best Actor 2016 Nominee
Hollywood Foreign Press Association Andrew Garfield Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama 2016 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Andrew Garfield Best Actor 2016 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Kevin O'Connell Best Sound Mixing 2016 Winner
British Academy of Film and Television Arts Kevin O'Connell Best Sound 2016 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Kevin O'Connell Best Sound Mixing 2016 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences David Permut Best Picture 2016 Nominee

Cast

Andrew Garfield
as Desmond T. Doss
Sam Worthington
as Capt. Glover
Luke Bracey
as Smitty
Vince Vaughn
as Sgt. Howell
Rachel Griffiths
as Bertha Doss
Teresa Palmer
as Dorothy Schutte
Hugo Weaving
as Tom Doss
Rachel Griffiths
as Bertha Doss
Vince Vaughn
as Sgt. Howell
Richard Roxburgh
as Colonel Stelzer
James Lugton
as Hiker
Tyler Coppin
as Lynchburg Doctor
Richard Pratt
as Flirting Hospital Soldier
Firass Dirani
as Vito Rinnelli
Luke Pegler
as Hollywood Zane
Sam Wright
as Private Dixon
Helmut Bakaitis
as Minister
Philip Quast
as Judge
Ryan Corr
as Lieutenant Manville
James O'Connell
as 96th Soldier Page
Ori Pfeffer
as Irv Schecter
Tim Potter
as Soldier Hank

Crew

Mel Gibson
Director
Paul Currie
Producer
William D. Johnson
Producer
David Permut
Producer
Bruce Davey
Producer
Bill Mechanic
Producer
Randall Wallace
Screenwriter
Andrew Knight
Screenwriter
Robert Schenkkan
Screenwriter
Simon Duggan
Cinematographer
Rupert Gregson-Williams
Composer (Music Score)
John Gilbert
Editor
Barry Robison
Production Designer
Mark Robins
Supervising Art Director
Jacinta Leong
Art Director
Steve Longi
Co-producer
Gabe Videla
Associate Producer
Michael Bassick
Executive Producer
Lawrence Bender
Executive Producer
Suzanne Warren
Executive Producer
Christopher Woodrow
Executive Producer
Stuart Ford
Executive Producer
Lizzy Gardiner
Costume Designer
P.J. Voeten
First Assistant Director
Ricky Schamburg
Camera Operator
Nikki Barrett
Casting
Scott Lovelock
Second Assistant Director
Kyle Gardiner
Stunts Coordinator
Natalie Wall
Casting Associate
Jasmin Lyford
Special Effects Coordinator
Martin Pashley
Sound Recordist
Kevin O'Connell
Re-Recording Mixer
Barbara Gibbs
Line Producer
Mic Rodgers
Stunts Coordinator
Jane Maguire
Post Production Supervisor
Dalia Fernandez
Hair Designer
Dalia Fernandez
Makeup
Kerry Thompson
Costumes Supervisor
Simon Maddison
Visual Effects Supervisor
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